Standing proudly on Main Street in Penn Yan is the anchor building of the Yates County History Center, the Oliver House Museum, one of three buildings comprising the YCHC. The Center, formerly Yates County Genealogical & Historical Society, is one of the oldest in NYS, has been actively collecting, preserving and interpreting history since 1860. Continue reading about us...

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Take a look at some of our favorite links.

If you know a good web site that we should include on this page, e-mail us with your suggestions.

Abraham Wagener House
Ancestry
Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet

Dundee Area Historical Society
Glenn H. Curtiss Museum

FamilySearch - Swann Vital Records Collection, 1723-2009
Finger Lakes Tourism Alliance
Finger Lakes Boating Museum
Geneva Historical Society
Keuka Outlet Trail
Museum Association of New York
Naples Historical Society
NYS Historic Newspapers - repository for YCHC historic newspapers
New York Council of the Arts
New York State Archives
Ontario County Historical Society
Penn Yan Express
Penn Yan Public Library
Prattsburg Historical Society
Robert Green Ingersoll Birthplace Museum
Sampson Theatre
Schuyler County Historical Society
Steuben County Historical Society
Swann Vital Records Collection, 1723 - 2009
Town of Gorham Historical Society
Tyrone History
Ward / Blakesley Ancestry
Yates County Arts Center
Yates County Chamber of Commerce
Yates County Historian's Page
Yates County NYGenWeb


Open Tuesday - Friday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
107 Chapel Street, Penn Yan, NY 14527
Phone 315.536.7318 | Fax 315.536.0976
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A community museum where every story matters!

Standing proudly on Main Street in Penn Yan is the anchor building of the Yates County History Center, the Oliver House Museum, one of three buildings comprising the YCHC. The Center, formerly Yates County Genealogical & Historical Society, is one of the oldest in NYS, has been actively collecting, preserving and interpreting history since 1860.

Continue reading about us...